The End of a Book World Mystery: Suspect in Manuscript Thefts to Plead Guilty

From a New York Times story by Elizabeth A. Harris and Alexandra Alter headlined “The End of a Book World Mystery: A Suspect in Manuscript Thefts to Plead Guilty”:

The mystery captivated the book world: For years, someone impersonated authors and agents, editors and publishers, trying to steal unpublished book manuscripts from high profile authors like Margaret Atwood, Ian McEwan and Ethan Hawke, but also from debut novelists and writers of more obscure works.